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The God Ebisu Walking with a Young Woman in the Snow

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MFA impressions: 17.1447, 21.8426, 52.951 Poem translated in Carpenter et al 2008, p. 403; and Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 437.

Inscription

Poem by Nomichi no Kisanji: Yuki gomori/ Benten tayû/ hikitsurete/ Ebisu no miya e/ tomo ni au hi wa

Signed

Toyohiro ga 豊広画

Provenance

1952, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich

Japanese, Edo period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Carpenter et al, Reading Surimono (2008), #283 (copy); Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 439

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 20.5 x 18.9 cm (8 1/16 x 7 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.951

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

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Asia

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